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Scofflaw Classic Rye Cocktail

Scofflaw Classic Rye Cocktail

The Scofflaw is a Prohibition-era cocktail that combines rye whiskey and dry vermouth with lemon juice, grenadine, and a dash or two of orange bitters. This classic cocktail got its name from a term for those who continued to imbibe during Prohibition in the US …READ MORE

Algonquin Cocktail

Algonquin Cocktail

The Algonquin is a classic whiskey cocktail made with the unusual mix of rye, dry vermouth, and pineapple juice.  History of the Algonquin cocktail The history of this cocktail is particularly nonexistent. Like most classics, we don’t know exactly when this recipe came to be, …READ MORE

Amaretto Sour

Amaretto Sour

The Amaretto Sour is a fun cocktail with a bad reputation. Best known for being a party girl, at heart she’s actually very sweet. Ok, sometimes too sweet. But we’re going to fix that. Let’s make a smooth, not too sweet Amaretto Sour that’s full …READ MORE

Poitín Basil Honey Smash

Poitín Basil Honey Smash

St. Patrick’s Day is almost here so it’s time for an Irish-inspired cocktail! I wanted the fun of a green drink, while still keeping things interesting and my ingredients all natural. This riff on the modern classic Basil Smash substitutes poitín (Irish moonshine) for gin, …READ MORE

Old Fashioned Paloma – (Bourbon and Grapefruit Cocktail)

Old Fashioned Paloma – (Bourbon and Grapefruit Cocktail)

This refreshing whiskey cocktail is a playful mashup of two classics – the Paloma and the Old Fashioned.  Bourbon and crisp grapefruit are the stars of the show here. A squeeze of lemon or lime livens things up and keeps sweetness in check, while a …READ MORE

Whiskey Smash

Whiskey Smash

The Whiskey Smash is a refreshing vintage cocktail commonly made with bourbon, lemon, mint, and sugar. This casual variation on the Mint Julep adds citrus and other seasonal fruit for an easy warm weather cocktail. What is a Smash? If you search for a Whiskey …READ MORE